by Amy Sorokas /
Kostas Mallios, Microsoft’s General Manager of Rich Media Labs, is the opening keynote speaker for a new educational event for all levels of professional photographers, “Skip’s Summer School ’09.” The program created by Skip Cohen, the founder of MEI, Marketing Essentials International, and the past president of Rangefinder Publishing Inc. and WPPI (Wedding and Portrait Photographers International), runs August 16-19 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Kostas will share his views on the future of digital media at the Sunday evening keynote, Aug. 16.
The program curriculum will focus on helping professional photographers realize their full business potential by elevating marketing practices and technical skills. Intensive workshops during the Summer School will be led by a group of visionaries in the world of photography including two of Microsoft’s Icons of Imaging, Bambi Cantrell and Jerry Ghionis.
There is still time to register, but hurry!
Microsoft Photo Community and Icons of Imaging websites: